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2011 BRFSS Survey Results: Piedmont North Carolina**

Smoking Cessation

Did your doctor or health provider recommend or discuss methods and strategies other than
medications to assist you with quitting smoking?*

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 567 214 30.1 25.4-35.3 353 69.9 64.7-74.6
-Piedmont NC 301 113 32.1 25.5-39.5 188 67.9 60.5-74.5
GENDER
Male 127 44 26.8 18.5-37.2 83 73.2 62.8-81.5
Female 174 69 38.0 28.2-48.9 105 62.0 51.1-71.8
RACE
White 216 89 35.8 27.3-45.3 127 64.2 54.7-72.7
African American 68 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Other minorities 14 *** *** *** *** *** ***
HISPANIC
Hispanic 12 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Non-Hispanic 288 113 33.9 26.9-41.6 175 66.1 58.4-73.1
AGE
18-34 56 *** *** *** *** *** ***
35-54 133 *** *** *** *** *** ***
55-64 67 *** *** *** *** *** ***
65-74 32 *** *** *** *** *** ***
75+ 11 *** *** *** *** *** ***
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 56 *** *** *** *** *** ***
H.S. or G.E.D. 91 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Some Post-H.S. 92 *** *** *** *** *** ***
College Graduate 62 *** *** *** *** *** ***
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 52 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$15,000- 24,999 78 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$25,000- 34,999 33 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$35,000- 49,999 31 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$50,000+ 72 *** *** *** *** *** ***
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 102 *** *** *** *** *** ***
No 199 63 27.3 19.9-36.2 136 72.7 63.8-80.1
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 30 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Non-Veteran 271 101 32.2 25.2-40.1 170 67.8 59.9-74.8

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Asked of smokers who stopped smoking one day or longer because they were trying to quit smoking.

PLEASE NOTE: Due to changes in the weighting methodology and other factors, results from 2011 are NOT comparable to previous years.

***The estimate was suppressed because it did not meet statistical reliability standards. See BRFSS 2011 Annual Results Technical Notes for more details.

^Use caution in interpreting cell sizes less than 50, % = Percentage, C.I.(95%) = Confidence Interval (at 95 percent probability level).

Eastern North Carolina: Beaufort, Bertie, Bladen, Brunswick, Camden, Carteret, Chowan, Columbus, Craven, Cumberland, Currituck, Dare, Duplin, Edgecombe, Gates, Greene, Halifax, Harnett, Hertford, Hoke, Hyde, Johnston, Jones, Lenoir, Martin, Nash, New Hanover, Northampton, Onslow, Pamlico, Pasquotank, Pender, Perquimans, Pitt, Robeson, Sampson, Scotland, Tyrrell, Washington, Wayne, and Wilson counties.
**Piedmont North Carolina: Alamance, Alexander, Anson, Cabarrus, Caswell, Catawba, Chatham, Cleveland, Davidson, Davie, Durham, Forsyth, Franklin, Gaston, Granville, Guilford, Iredell, Lee, Lincoln, Mecklenburg, Montgomery, Moore, Orange, Person, Randolph, Richmond, Rockingham, Rowan, Stanly, Stokes, Union, Vance, Wake, Warren, and Yadkin counties.
Western North Carolina: Alleghany, Ashe, Avery, Buncombe, Burke, Caldwell, Cherokee, Clay, Graham, Haywood, Henderson, Jackson, McDowell, Macon, Madison, Mitchell, Polk, Rutherford, Surry, Swain, Transylvania, Watauga, Wilkes, and Yancey counties.

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